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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 03:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 01' North, Longitude: 47° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.83 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.2"1003.93 miwest0° 11' 01.4"12.62 minorth1003.92 mi
24 hours11° 07' 10.3"768.08 mieast4° 15' 54.6"293.08 minorth820.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuSun 6:54 AM270 km168 miles146 nmWest-southwest WSW
GalkayoSun 6:54 AM414 km258 miles224 nmNorth N
KismayoSun 6:54 AM672 km418 miles363 nmSouthwest SW
HargeisaSun 6:54 AM820 km510 miles443 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BosasoSun 6:54 AM931 km578 miles503 nmNorth N
GarissaSun 6:54 AM962 km598 miles519 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dire DawaSun 6:54 AM962 km598 miles520 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiSun 6:54 AM1065 km662 miles575 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdenSun 6:54 AM1121 km697 miles605 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addis AbabaSun 6:54 AM1179 km733 miles637 nmNorthwest NW

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